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Green-fingered students get behind regeneration of Accrington PALS memorial garden

"It’s a really important, significant space for the people of Accrington"

Lancashire Evening Post News

9 strikingly detailed images of how Preston's 'new' Old Tram Bridge will look

Preston’s crumbling Old Tram Bridge will finally be demolished in July.

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Oswaldtwistle schoolchildren raise £2k in honour of pupil in desperate need of donor heart

"We wanted to do this to raise awareness"

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Stunning new coat of paint for walls of Accrington care home

"Their constant appreciation on social media platforms reinforces our commitment to delivering exceptional care"

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Meet the man appointed head of £20m plan to transform Rawtenstall over 20 years

"I am delighted, honoured and excited for the future"

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Schoolboys refuse to let something like no shoes get in the way of orienteering victory

"We were running across the rugby pitch and my shoe decided to come off"

Lancashire Evening Post News

I’m Preston’s new mayor and am looking forward to it - but at first I turned it down

It took a little bit of persuading before Preston’s new mayor agreed to don the ceremonial chains of office.

Lancashire Evening Post News

Lancashire man involved in £5.6m ‘frozen chicken’ drug plot ordered to pay up

He is currently serving a 12 year sentence but has been told to repay proceeds from the operation.

Lancashire Evening Post News

Lancashire Women to start ‘Handywoman’ service after receiving share of £1.2m from ScottishPower

This new Handywoman service is encouraging women to pick up the tools and learn a trade!

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Burnley man wanted by police in connection with alleged assault

John Marsden is wanted for a section 20 assault

Lancashire Evening Post News

New Mayor of Wyre takes up chain of office after mayor-making ceremony

Wyre has a new mayor after the council held its Annual Meeting in a year marking the authority’s 50th year.

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Fleetwood house served closure order following 'persistent anti-social behaviour'

"This behaviour won't be tolerated and this action demonstrates that we will take the appropriate action to safeguard people and deal with criminality."

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Road closed after car hits wall in Chorley

A6 Preston Road has been closed in both directions

Lancashire Evening Post News

Food hygiene fails and passes as 20 takeaways, pubs and cafés in Lancashire given new ratings

20 establishments in Lancashire have been awarded newly updated hygiene ratings by the Food Standards Agency.

Lancashire Evening Post News

Lancashire woman says its a ‘magical’ relief to meet others struggling with hepatitis C after blood scandal

The three women have bonded over their share experience and now want to support others.

Lancashire Evening Post News

Busted: pop-punk band on being 'dad rockers', playing Lancaster's Highest Point Festival and collaborating with Wheatus, Simple Plan, and Dashboard Confessional

They were the pop-rock stars that teenagers like me fell in love with in the '00s.

Lancs Live - News

Man in 40s dies following four-vehicle crash on M58

Officers are appealing for any footage or witnesses to come forward with information

Lancashire Evening Post News

Police launch witness and footage appeal after driver dies in M58 collision in Skelmersdale

The collision involved two cars and two large goods vehicles.

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Urgent appeal as boy, 9, goes missing from Cumbrian village

Cumbria Police are asking anyone with information to contact 101.

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Much-loved ‘larger than life' DJ dies aged just 41 after sudden brain aneurysm

Matthew Williams fitted hundreds of windows across Rossendale in a career that spanned 20 years